Lime Tree White Sticky Fungus
I have a beautiful lime tree but it is getting some kind of white sticky stain around the leaves and fruits. What can I do to protect it?
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Sounds like it may be affected with scale bugs, which result in the sticky white substance you describe. Treat with neem oil. These articles will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/scale-bug-how-to-control-plant-scale.htm